Humulene is a naturally occurring terpene that is commonly found in hops (scientific name humulus lupulus, from which humulene derives its name), but also in cloves, basil and cannabis. It has a very subtle earthy and woody aroma mixed with spicy herbal notes. Even though cannabis generally is considered to be an appetite stimulant, humulene is known as an appetite suppressor. It’s other medicinal benefits for humans includes being anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, and anti-tumor.
Extract Consultants first offered individual isolated terpenes to the market for both educational and creativity purposes, as people want to replace the entourage effect that is lost through the extraction process.
Take your beautiful, refined concentrate, add a little natural essence back, and give your products a repeatable and controlled effect! For more information on blending, see our How To Use page.